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Continuing Education Programs
Available in 2018
Well Management Program

Training calendar updated monthly.

For additional information about any of these training opportunities, call the program's contact person. For other information about continuing education, new training opportunities, or to request approval for other continuing education activities not listed here, contact Norm Mofjeld, Well Management Section, at 651-201-4593.

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Training Calendar

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2018:

Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | June | July | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

January 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
January 9 1 American Institute of Professional Geologists – Minnesota Section (AIPGMN)
Gravel/Sands Mining Potential of MN School Trust Lands!

Luncheon Speaker Series
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.
Radisson Hotel Roseville
2540 North Cleveland Avenue
Roseville, Minnesota
Contact: AIPGMN Staff
January 12 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Mankato, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
January 17-18 4 Wisconsin Water Well Association
2018 Wisconsin Ground Water Conference

Kalahari Resort and Conference Center
Baraboo, Wisconsin
Contact: WWWA or 414-276-4210
January 18 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Alexandria, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
January 19 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Fargo, North Dakota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
January 19 4 Wisconsin Water Well Association
Continuing Education

Kalahari Resort and Conference Center
Baraboo, Wisconsin
Contact: WWWA or 414-276-4210
January 22 1 Geological Society of Minnesota
The Minnesota Mineral Collection

7 p.m.
University of Minnesota Tate Hall, Room 105
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: Geological Society of Minnesota Staff
January 24 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

International Falls, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
January 25 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Roseau, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
January 26 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

St. Hilaire, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
January 28-31 6
2 MDH
Minnesota Water Well Association (MWWA)
2018 MWWA Trade Show and Convention

SCCC and Kelly Inn
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Contact: Dave Schulenberg at 800-332-2104, Ext. 1530
January 31 4 Minnesota Water Well Association
Plumbing Refresher Course

SCCC and Kelly Inn
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Contact: Dave Schulenberg or 800-332-2104, Ext. 1530

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February 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
February 1-2 4 Iowa Water Well Association (IWWA)
IWWA Annual Convention and Trade Show

Prairie Meadows Hotel and Conference Center
Altoona, Iowa
Contact: IWWA Staff at 515-242-1558
February 2 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
February 5 1 Geological Society of Minnesota
Geological Model of the Twin Cities Basin

7 p.m.
University of Minnesota Tate Hall, Room 105
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: Geological Society of Minnesota Staff
February 8 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Northfield, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
February 9 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Rochester, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
February 19 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Mankato, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
February 19 1 Geological Society of Minnesota
Glacial Geology of Washington State

7 p.m.
University of Minnesota Tate Hall, Room 105
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: Geological Society of Minnesota Staff
February 20-22 4 Wisconsin Wetlands Association
2018 Wetland Science Conference

Grand Geneva Resort
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
Contact: Staff or 608-250-9971
February 21 4 Wisconsin Water Well Association
Continuing Education

Best Western Plus Eau Claire Conference Center
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Contact: WWWA or 414-276-4210
February 22 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Fargo, North Dakota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
February 22 4 Wisconsin Water Well Association
Continuing Education

Comfort Suites
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Contact: WWWA or 414-276-4210
February 23 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Fergus Falls, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
February 23 4 Minnesota Geotechnical Society (MGS)
66th Annual Geotechnical Engineering Conference

Continuing Education and Conference Center
University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus
St. Paul, Minnesota
Contact: MGS Staff at 764-447-4230
February 25-28 4 Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration
Annual Conference and Expo
91st Annual Meeting of the SME – MN Section

Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: SME or 303-948-4200
February 26-27 4 Michigan Groundwater Association (MGWA)
90th Annual MGWA Conference and Fundamentals
Grand Traverse Resort and Spa
Acme, Michigan
Contact: MGWA Staff or 855-225-6492
February 29-March 1 4 Minnesota Geothermal Heat Pump Association (MNGHPA)
2018 Annual Conference

Treasure Island Resort and Casino
Welch (Red Wing), Minnesota
Contact: MNGHPA at 888-782-6815

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March 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
March 1 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Andover Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7:30 a.m.
Courtyards of Andover
13545 Martin Street Northwest
Andover, Minnesota
Contact: Brianne Wodicka
March 1 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Shakopee Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7:30 a.m.
Canterbury Park
1100 Canterbury Road
Shakopee, Minnesota
Contact: Ann Harris or 612-861-8693
March 1 3 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Hutchinson Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

8:00 a.m.
Hutchinson Event Center
1005 Highway 15
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Contact: Ryan Ellenson
March 1 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

St. Cloud, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 1 6
(2 MDH)
First Supply – Rochester
2018 Classes for Pump and Well Contractors

Holiday Inn
2635 Northwest 43rd Street
Owatonna, Minnesota
Contact: Charlie Peterson at 507-536-2631
March 2 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
New Ulm Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

8:30 a.m.
Best Western Plus – New Ulm
2101 South Broadway Street
New Ulm, Minnesota
Contact: Alan Felber
March 5 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Winona Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7 a.m.
Riverport Inn and Suites
900 Bruski Drive
Winona, Minnesota
Contact: Justin Larson
March 5 1 Geological Society of Minnesota
Minnesota Geological Maps and Data Online

7 p.m.
University of Minnesota Tate Hall, Room 105
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: Geological Society of Minnesota Staff
March 6-8 6
(2 MDH)
Minnesota Rural Water Association
34th Annual Water and Wastewater Technical Conference

River’s Edge Convention Center
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
March 7 6
(2 MDH)
Headwater Wholesale Dealer Show
4657 Heatherwood Road
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Contact: Mark Husnik at 320-251-1362
March 8 3 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Mankato Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

8:30 a.m.
Morson-Aro VFW
1900 North Riverfront Drive
Mankato, Minnesota
Contact: Kay Klemmer
March 8 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Ely, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 9 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Grand Rapids, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 9 6
(2 MDH)
Preferred Pump and Equipment
2018 Spring Show

Best Western Kelly Inn
100 Fourth Avenue South
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Contact: Skip Lock at 320-253-8664
March 10 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Aitkin, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 13 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Rochester Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

9:30 a.m.
Eagles Club - Rochester
917 15th Avenue Southeast
Rochester, Minnesota
Contact: Dan Helmbrecht
March 14 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Hinckley Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7:30 a.m.
Grand Casino Hinckley
777 Lady Luck Drive
Hinckley, Minnesota
Contact: Eloise Thorson
March 14 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Austin Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7:30 a.m.
Austin Country Club
1202 28th Street Northeast
Austin, Minnesota
Contact: Keven Maxa 507-437-0845
March 15 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance

Marshall Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018
7 a.m.
Merit Center
1001 West Erie Road
Marshall, Minnesota
Contact: Troy Block
March 15 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Lakeville Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7:30 a.m.
Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites – Lakeville
20800 Kenrick Avenue
Lakeville, Minnesota
Contact: No longer accepting registration.
March 15 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Hutchinson, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 16 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Owatonna Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

9:30 a.m.
Eagles Club – Owatonna
141 East Rose Street
Owatonna, Minnesota
Contact: No longer accepting registration.
March 16 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Jordan, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 19 1 Geological Society of Minnesota
A Trip to the Bottom of Yellowstone Lake

7 p.m.
University of Minnesota Tate Hall, Room 105
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: Geological Society of Minnesota Staff
March 20 4 Dakota Supply Group
Grundfos Well Driller Product Training

Aberdeen, South Dakota
Contact: Jennifer Dede at 605-336-8884
March 20 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Willmar/Spicer Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7 a.m. American Legion – Spicer
155 Lake Avenue South
Spicer, Minnesota
Contact: Troy Block
March 21 4 Dakota Supply Group
Grundfos Well Driller Product Training

Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Contact: Jennifer Dede at 605-336-8884
March 21 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Brainerd Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7 a.m. American Legion – Brainerd
708 Front Street
Brainerd, Minnesota
Contact: Jodi Corrow
March 21 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Worthington Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

10:30 a.m.
Worthington Comfort Suites and Conference Center
1447 Prairie Drive
Worthington, Minnesota
Contact: Deb Scheidt
March 21 4 Wisconsin Water Well Association
Continuing Education

Olympia Resort Hotel, Spa and Conference Center
Oconomowoc , Wisconsin
Contact: WWWA or 414-276-4210
March 22 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Brooklyn Park Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7:30 a.m.
Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center
5600 85th Avenue North
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Contact: No longer accepting registration.
March 22 4 First Supply – La Crosse, Wisconsin
2018 First Supply Pump Show

300 Harborview Plaza
La Crosse, Wisconsin
Contact: Chris Pedrazoli at 608-791-3667
March 22 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Marshall, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 22 4 Wisconsin Water Well Association
Continuing Education

Holiday Inn Hotel and Convention Center
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Contact: WWWA or 414-276-4210
March 23 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Alexandria Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7 a.m.
Fat Daddy’s Bowling Alley
115 30th Avenue East
Alexandria, Minnesota
Contact: Troy Block
March 23 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Brandon, South Dakota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 23 6
(2 MDH)
Dakota Supply Group
22nd Annual Spring Show

Monticello Community Center
Monticello, Minnesota
Contact: Carrie Sundberg at 218-327-3322
March 27 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Two Harbors Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7 a.m.
Superior Shores Resort and Conference Center
1521 Superior Shores Drive
Two Harbors, Minnesota
Contact: Paul Johnson
March 27-29 4 Johnson Screens
2018 Johnson Screens Groundwater and Wells Design Class

Titan Student Union
California State University
Fullerton, California
Contact: Mike Howell or 800-833-9473
March 28 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Pipestone Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7 a.m.
American Legion – Pipestone
117 South Hiawatha Avenue
Pipestone, Minnesota
Contact: Troy Block
March 28 2 MDH Minnesota Department of Health
2018 Well Management Section Spring Videoconference Meetings

1-3 p.m
- St. Paul, Freeman Office Building
- Bemidji District Office
- Duluth District Office
- Fergus Falls District Office
- Mankato District Office
- Marshall District Office
- Rochester District Office
- St. Cloud District Office
Contact: 651-201-4600 or 800-383-9808
March 28-29 4 South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources
30th Annual Environmental and Ground Water Quality Conference

Ramkota Hotel
920 West Sioux Avenue
Pierre, South Dakota
Contact: Georgina Smith or Kayla Fawcett or 605-773-3296
March 29 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
St. Cloud/Foley Area Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7 a.m.
Henry’s Banquet Center
6774 Highway 25 Northeast
Foley, Minnesota
Contact: Troy Block
March 29 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Oakdale Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

7:30 a.m.
Prom Center
484 Inwood Avenue North
Oakdale, Minnesota
Contact: No longer accepting registration.
March 29 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
New York Mills Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

5:30 p.m.
New York Mills City Hall
28 East Centennial Drive
New York Mills, Minnesota
Contact: Jane Snethen
March 29 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Mankato, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
March 30 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Albert Lea, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816

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April 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
April 5 1 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Park Rapids Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

10 a.m.
American Legion Park Rapids
900 First Street East
Park Rapids, Minnesota
Contact: Esther Simon
April 11 5
(1 MDH)
Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Elbow Lake, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
April 11 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Two Harbors, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
April 12 2 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Bemiji Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

5 p.m.
Bemidji Eagles
1270 Neilson Avenue Southeast
Bemidji, Minnesota
Contact: Pat Brister
April 12 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Duluth, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
April 13 6
(2 MDH)
St. Hilaire Supply Company
2018 Dealer Meeting and Spring Show

St. Hilaire, Minnesota
Contact: Gary Sorvig at 218-964-5222
April 13 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Forest Lake, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
April 16 1 Geological Society of Minnesota
When Rocks Die: The Science of Soil

7 p.m.
University of Minnesota Tate Hall, Room 105
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: Geological Society of Minnesota Staff
New
April 17
4 Sioux Falls Winpump Seminar
10 a.m.
Ramada Inn
1301 West Russel Street
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Contact: Dave Busk or 800-520-4755
April 17 3 Gopher State One Call for Excavators
Minnesota Regional Common Ground Alliance
Grand Rapids Damage Prevention Meeting 2018

8 a.m.
Timberlake Lodge – Grand Rapids
144 Southeast 17th Street
Grand Rapids, Minnesota
Contact: Kim Wagner
April 17-18 Pending School of Natural Resources University of Nebraska-Lincoln
53nd Annual Shallow Exploration Drillers Clinic (SEDC)

La Vista Conference Center
La Vista (Omaha), Nebraska
Contact: SEDC at 402-472-7550
April 18 5
(1 MDH)
Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Elk River, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
April 18 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Winona, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
April 19 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Caledonia, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
April 26 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

Fargo, North Dakota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816
April 26 4 Minnesota Ground Water Association (MGWA)
MGWA Spring Conference 2018

University of Minnesota
Continuing Education and Conference Center
St. Paul, Minnesota
Contact: MGWA Staff
April 27 4 My Plumbing Training
Code Review and Technical/Other Training

East Gand Forks, Minnesota
Contact: Scott at 701-238-9816

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May 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
Update
May 2
5
1 MDH
Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Spicer, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
May 8-9 4 Northwest Environmental Training Center (NWETC)
New Approaches in Remediation of Contaminated Sediments

Euler Center
1660 S. Highway 100
St. Louis Park, Minnesota
Contact: NWETC
May 16-17 Pending Institute on Lake Superior Geology
2018 Annual Meeting

Iron Mountain, Michigan
Contact: Staff
Update
May 23
4 Minnesota Rural Water Association
Line Tracing

Thief River Falls, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792

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June 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
June 14 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Wahkon, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792

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July 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
July 11 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Rushford, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
July 18 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Line Tracing

Annandale, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792

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August 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
August 15 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Lake Benton, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
August 29 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Line Tracing

Blue Earth, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792

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September 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
September 26 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Thief River Falls, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792

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October 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
October 3 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Zumbrota, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
October 17 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Cross Connection and Backflow Prevention

New Ulm, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
October 18 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Cross Connection and Backflow Prevention

St. Cloud, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792

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November 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
November 7 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Clarks Grove, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792
November 28 2 MDH Minnesota Department of Health
2018 Well Management Section Videoconference Meeting

1-3 p.m
- St. Paul, Freeman Office Building
- Bemidji District Office
- Duluth District Office
- Fergus Falls District Office
- Mankato District Office
- Marshall District Office
- Rochester District Office
- St. Cloud District Office
Contact: 651-201-4600 or 800-383-9808
November 28 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Waite Park, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792

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December 2018 Training
Date Contact Hours Location
December 5 Pending Minnesota Rural Water Association
Safe Drinking Water Act Compliance Training

Mountain Iron, Minnesota
Contact: MRWA Staff at 800-367-6792

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Contact the MDH Well Management Section
651-201-4600 or 800-383-9808
health.wells@state.mn.us

Minnesota Department of Health
Updated Thursday, April 05, 2018 at 03:11PM